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8 Energy Blockchain Partnerships to Watch | September 17, 2018

“Partnerships are very important for blockchain companies since they need people to adopt their platform to be successful,” said GTM Research grid edge analyst Colleen Metelitsa. “It's a common practice within the startup community in general.” So, partnership announcements are the order of the day. Here are eight to keep an eye on. … Read More »

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South Korea Blockchain Industry Blooming – Swytch Announces Partnership to Expand Possibilities for Renewable Energies | August 20, 2018

South Korean city Chuncheon has joined with Swytch in a partnership to expand and accelerate the city’s use of renewable energy. In a move that mirrors other government investments in the blockchain, the agreement between the city and Swytch will see the two organizations examining how to use Swytch technology to make more citizens benefit from eco-friendly renewables. … Read More »

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Blockchain Startup Swytch Teams With South Korean City Chuncheon To Accelerate Renewable Energy Consumption | August 20, 2018

Chuncheon, the capital of Gangwon Province in South Korea, has signed a deal with US-based blockchain clean energy startup Swytch to drive economic and environmental sustainability while reducing carbon emissions in the city. … Read More »

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South Korea’s Chuncheon city partners with blockchain startup Swytch to reduce carbon footprint | August 20, 2018

Chuncheon, the capital of Gangwon Province in South Korea, is collaborating with Austin-based blockchain startup Swytch to reduce carbon emissions and drive economic and environmental sustainability in the city. … Read More »

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Swytch announces partnership with Korean city of Chuncheon to spur renewables | August 17, 2018

Clean-energy incentive company Swytch has announced a partnership with Chuncheon, the capital of Gangwon Province in South Korea, to spur economic growth and sustainability efforts while cutting down carbon emissions within the city. … Read More »

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Blockchain projects threaten utilities’ choke hold on market | July 26, 2018

The very same blockchain technology rocking the financial sector will also revolutionize Germany’s energy market. Some advocates even believe the digital ledger technology, which lets users exchange money, products or services via a digital contract – with no need for a central mediator – could make utility giants like RWE and E.ON redundant. … Read More »

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Report looks at potential of blockchain in energy sector | July 25, 2018

A new paper by the Energy Futures Initiative assesses the potential for blockchain technology in the energy sector. The authors see the chief attractions of blockchain technology as its ability to reduce multi-party transaction times to nearly zero and to reduce the overhead costs of using intermediaries, such as clearing houses, which can lead to more profitable enterprises. … Read More »

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Blockchain and the Future of Energy | July 15, 2018

Blockchain is coming to the energy world and its impact will be massive. It will accelerate the transition to renewables and give us real and immediate ways to combat global warming, incentivize the production of renewable energy, and replace fossil fuels.  … Read More »


Blockchain as a force for good: How this technology could transform the sharing economy | June 14, 2018

Blockchain has become one of those buzzwords that commands attention and carries a powerful social glow, yet in the likes of similar buzzwords that have attained such a prized status, it has lost much of its meaning. Blockchain has become a catchall term for just about any digital ledger system regardless of crucial variations in its design. With so many blockchain projects ranging from social impact initiatives to opportunistic marketing ploys, it can be difficult to discern which projects hold real potential. For this reason, here’s a deep dive on blockchain applications in our niche: social impact. … Read More »


Swytch Pilots Clean Energy Rewards in Germany, Launches ICO | June 14, 2018

US blockchain-clean energy incentive, Swytch on Tuesday announced its initial coin offering (ICO) alongside a partnership with German energy trading group Energy2market (e2m) to pilot a token allocation project in the country that rewards carbon emission reduction. … Read More »